Newsletter published by the ICAC

January 2021

Commemoration of the International Anti-Corruption Day 2020

2021-01-07T13:22:11+04:00January 7th, 2021|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

To commemorate the International Anti-Corruption Day 2020, a value-based poster and brochure entitled ‘Le parcours initiatique de l’être humain’ have been worked out by the Council of Religions in collaboration with the ICAC. The official launching of both materials was held during a joint mission (ICAC/Council of Religions) to Rodrigues, from 08 to 09 [...]

December 2020

Guidelines – Exercise of Discretionary Powers

2020-12-17T08:33:27+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

Discretion is the legal power or right to take official decisions using reasoning and judgment in particular situations. As senior public officials, we may have discretion in certain decision-making processes. We may also be granted certain flexibility and choices in the processes whilst under the moral responsibility of operating within a legal and ethical [...]

Best Practice Guide – Management of Contract Works for Public Bodies

2020-12-17T08:35:16+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

Contract management is the post-award phase of the procurement cycle. It mainly aimsat ensuring that the contractor delivers the works in accordance with the contract termsand conditions so that best value for money is achieved. However, at times the contract deliverables may not be fully achieved due to mismanagement and corruption. Corruption risks in [...]

Guidelines for Public Bodies – Corruption Prevention in Direct Procurement

2020-12-17T08:32:05+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

The ICAC has conducted several Corruption Prevention Reviews on procurement in Public Bodies over the last years following complaints of alleged malpractices/acts of corruption in Public Bodies. The reviews have demonstrated that Direct Procurement, amongst others, can easily open the door to corruption risks. This document is thus aimed at assisting Public Bodies to [...]

June 2020

Barriers to Youth Engagement in the fight Against Corruption

2020-06-24T11:31:45+04:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: Newsletter|

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) in collaboration with the University of Technology, Mauritius (UTM) with the support of the Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) published a research study entitled ‘Barriers to youth engagement in the fight against corruption’, in December 2019. This study not only investigates the barriers to youth engagement but [...]

March 2020

February 2020

Brochure for members of Comité Anti-Corruption

2020-07-08T10:18:19+04:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: Events, Newsletter|

A Comité Anti-Corruption (CAC) exists in all districts of Mauritius and in Rodrigues. The main aim of CACs is to undertake anti-corruption initiatives in collaboration with civil society in view of reinforcing citizens’ engagement in the fight against corruption. This brochure has been developed to enable people who wish to join CAC, to better [...]

October 2019

Bulletin for Secondary School

2019-10-21T09:08:28+04:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Newsletter|

Contents School Campaign 2019: Some 6,500 students of Grade 12 empowered on the dangers of corruption Interview: “L’Integrity Club project a permis aux jeunes d’acquérir et de développer de nouvelles compétences’’, Indrajeet K. Seetul Photo Gallery: Integrity Clubs on the Move -  a Glimpse Slam intitulé ‘La Corruption - Parlons-en’ [...]

ICAC Newsletter Primary School August 2019

2019-10-18T13:37:50+04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Newsletter|

Contents Message from Dr Navin Beekarry, Director General Anti-Corruption Poem Competition 2019 Poem - What would you choose? Poem - Give honesty a chance Story - George Washington and the Cherry Tree Article - We can make a difference Click on the image below to view [...]

September 2018

ICAC Newsletter – August 2018

2018-09-18T11:40:49+04:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: Newsletter|

Contents Regional and International Cooperation as Instrument to increase effectiveness of anti-corruption agencies 7th COSP: Mauritius called to share its experience and expertise Signature of MoUs: ICAC formalises cooperation with five ACAs Mauritius Ratifies the African Union Convention on Preventing and Combatting Corruption and Accedes to the International AntiCorruption Academy Agreement The SIDS Anti-Corruption [...]